Mitsumata at Nakasu in the Eastern Capital (Tôto Nakasu Mitsumata), from the series Harbors of Japan (Nihon minato zukushi)

「日本湊尽 東都中州三ッ俣」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Seijirô (Marusei, Jukakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #77.9

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.4 x 36.5 cm (9 5/8 x 14 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9420

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

November 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding at the Metzgar sale (lot 220); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection